Tuesday, March 27, 2007

Motorola to Supply 802.16e WiMAX from Chile's VTR

Motorola has been selected by VTR to deploy a 802.16e WiMAX network in Chile. In December 2005, VTR obtained the license to offer wireless communication in Chile from regions I to IX and the Metropolitan Region. Commercial launch of the WiMAX network is targeted for March 2008.

VTR is one of Motorola's nine agreements for WiMAX network deployments worldwide.

VTR is owned 80 percent indirectly by the U.S. Company Liberty Global, Inc. and 20 percent by Cristalerias de Chile S.A., a local company.


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